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Pinterest vs Twitter vs Snapchat: What You Need to Know Before Investing in the IPO

After Lyft’s highly anticipated IPO last week, the next tech “decacorn” that is up for listing is Pinterest, which has already made its S-1 filings public. In regards to evaluating Pinterest’s business model and its rumored $12bn valuation, it helps to have a few different points of comparisons. Namely, Twitter and Snapchat serve as very natural reference points: they are all “smaller” social networks with a strong presence within their niche markets while also facing stiff competition from Facebook. To help interested investors decide whether they want to invest in Pinterest, we’ve put together the below comparative analysis to...

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Chipotle Mexican Grill reaches all time overbought after an 84% rally in less than 4 months! (1 Apr 19)

Dear readers, This week, Chipotle Mexican Grill (“Chip”) has caught my attention with its blistering 84% surge since 24 Dec 2018 and its US$100 rally in the past 16 trading days.   First, what does Chip do? Based on Chip’s company website (click HERE), it is an American chain of fast casual restaurants and has nearly 2,500 restaurants as of 31 Dec 2018 in the U.S., Canada, France, Germany and UK. It is the only restaurant company of its size that owns and operates all its restaurants. Its market capitalisation amounts to US$19.6b.   Why is it interesting? Personally, I...

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Top 3 Hong Kong REITs that made you money if you invested from their IPOs (updated 2019)

Owing to a scarcity of land and strong demand, Hong Kong is considered one of the world’s most expensive cities to own property. However, this also means that Hong Kong is also one of the best places to invest in property. But how much is one residential property in Hong Kong? For a one-bedroom apartment in the city center, it can easily cost US$2 million. If you’re rich, you can probably afford to buy and own a few residential properties in Hong Kong to collect stable rental income. But if you want to invest in commercial assets like office...

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Game Theory Behind Lyft's IPO: Implications for Uber, Didi & Ola

Since Lyft publicly released its much anticipated IPO filings on Friday March 1st 2019, many pundits have weighed in on its growth rates, heavy losses and future prospects. However, there are a number of insights hidden between the lines that we can dig from Lyft’s filings. Here, we dive more deeply beyond Lyft’s financials to delve into the true motivation behind Lyft’s IPO that potential investors should heed, and subsequently lessons for other ridesharing companies like Uber, Didi Chuxing in China and Ola in India. IPO to Cash Out, Not to Raise Capital to Compete Typically, companies list their...

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Top 10 Singapore REITs That Made You Money If You Invested From Their IPOs (Updated 2019)

For our Morning Stocks Analysis, the Seedly team worked closely with The Fifth Person who are experts in the field to curate unbiased, non-sponsored content to add value back to our readers. Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. Opinions expressed in the article should not be taken as investment advice. Please do your own due diligence. If you have any questions on the mentioned stocks, feel free to discuss them with Seedly Community here. In early 2017, Sabana REIT has been getting a lot of attention when a small group of unitholders moved to kick out the manager for delivering poor performance since...

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Top 5 Malaysian REITs that made you money if you invested from their IPOs (updated 2019)

Last week, I updated an article about the top 10 Singapore REITs that would have made you money if you invested from their IPOs. Out of the 19 S-REITs that have been listed for listed for at least 10 years, 15 of them gave a positive overall return for investors. In this article, we will look at their counterparts from across the causeway and do a similar study on the performance of Malaysian REITs (M-REITs) that have been listed for at least ten years. In total, there are 11 M-REITs that IPOed in 2007 or earlier. We will make...

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Top 10 Singapore REITs that made you money if you invested from their IPOs (updated 2019)

In early 2017, Sabana REIT has been getting a lot of attention when a small group of unitholders moved to kick out the manager for delivering poor performance since its IPO in 2010. Early investors who bought Sabana at an IPO price of S$1.05 are now sitting on huge losses – Sabana last traded at just 41.5 cents per share at time of writing. If we look at the history, Sabana REIT isn’t alone. There are several other Singapore REITs (S-REITs) like Saizen REIT, MacarthurCook Industrial REIT and Allco REIT that have run into trouble before and caused a...

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Sasseur Reit – DPU For FY18 Exceeds IPO Forecast By 12.6%

Sasseur Reit reports their Q4 and FY18 results this evening which impresses. To recap, Sasseur is using a concessionary business model where retailers pay a fixed sum or percentage of revenue to the operator and it outsources the running of the retail malls operations such as the merchandising, cashiering, store management back to all the operator. What this means is in a retraction period where sales are low, they will then pay a lower overhead cost subsequently to the operator and when sales turnover are good, as we have seen in their Q4 results, they will pay a higher...

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Grand Venture Technology (GVT) IPO: Here Are 6 Key Things You Should Know

Founded in 2012, Grand Venture Technology (“GVT”) is a manufacturing solution and service provider for the semiconductor, analytical life sciences, electronics and other industries. It has operations in Singapore, Malaysia (Penang) and the People’s Republic of China (Suzhou). The company prides itself for serving some of the largest OEMs in these industries, by providing a range of engineering, assembly, testing and product lifecycle management services for the manufacture of complex precision machining and sheet metal components and modules. You can find the GVT IPO prospectus here. 1. Grand Venture Technology GVT Profile The company comprises 3 main business segments,...

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Singapore IPOs Tikams for 2018

2018 is a year to be forgotten for IPOs on the Singapore Exchange. SGX “failed” to attract any significant listings and most of the listings are currently underwater as shown by the table below. (Source: Shareinvestor.com) Mr. IPO has been reporting his IPO tikams (performances) since 2012. You can search for the prior posts here.  How did he perform in 2018? Contrary to even...

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7 Things You Need To Know About Techbond Group’s IPO

On 13 November 2018, Techbond Group Bhd (Techbond) has officially released its IPO document and has opened application for its IPO shares at a price of RM 0.66 a share. Applications will be closed at 5.00 p.m. on 23 November 2018 and its shares are scheduled for listing on Bursa Malaysia on 5 December 2018. Question here is: Should You … Read more >> The post 7 Things You Need To Know About Techbond Group’s IPO appeared first on...

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7 Things You Need To Know About Techbond Group’s IPO

On 13 November 2018, Techbond Group Bhd (Techbond) has officially released its IPO document and has opened application for its IPO shares at a price of RM 0.66 a share. Applications will be closed at 5.00 p.m. on 23 November 2018 and its shares are scheduled for listing on Bursa Malaysia on 5 December 2018. Question here is: Should You Apply for this IPO? Before you do, I have downloaded its IPO document and have taken my time to study it. You can also check the IPO prospectus here. That said, I have summarized 7 things you need to know...

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MeGroup IPO: Here’s 6 Quick Things You Need To Know

MeGroup is a Malaysian-based car dealership and automotive parts maker. Their presence spans across the Malaysian automotive industry value chain as they are involved manufacturing and assembling, as well as sales and after-sales processes. The company prides itself as having a large exposure in the manufacturing and assembling processes in the Malaysian automotive industry. This provides them with a deeper understanding of the supply trends in the Malaysian automotive industry and hence giving them a competitive advantage in shaping their dealership business’s strategies. Since the implementation of the Sales and Services Tax (SST) in Malaysia, car prices were to...

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Why Do Companies IPO?

This post came from a request from Gerard who recently joined our chatgroup. I thought it was quite an interesting question and a Google search didn’t really address the core of it so I thought I could a better job! Hehe! Btw, if you are interesting to join the chatgroup, do whatsapp to +65 8119 6429! Please take a moment to read about the rules also thanks! For the un-initiated, IPO stands for initial public offering which is the first time a company sells its share to the public so that anyone who has a brokerage account and money...

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